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Ribosome binding site

ribosome binding site

The region of a messenger RNA molecule that binds the ribosome to initiate translation.

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Re: Generation of DNA nucleotides

... slips into position at the polymerase active site and bumps against the template nucleotide. ... proteins fold in random ways? Do Single-strand binding proteins decide to appear randomly? Does ... tRNA "brings" the Amino Acids to Ribosome, according to something I read somewhere. ...

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by gs99
Fri Jan 15, 2010 4:33 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Generation of DNA nucleotides
Replies: 65
Views: 67196

Two questions about operon (transcription/translation)

... some policistronic prokaryotic mRNAs have a ribosome binding site (RBS) for each open reading frame. However, others do not: sometimes ...

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by MrMistery
Sun Aug 02, 2009 11:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two questions about operon (transcription/translation)
Replies: 2
Views: 8352

When are parts of prokaryotic operons seperated?

... up. Most polycistronic mRNAs indeed have one Ribosome binding site for each gene(Watson et al. Molecular biology of the gene 6th ...

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by MrMistery
Wed Dec 10, 2008 4:09 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: When are parts of prokaryotic operons seperated?
Replies: 5
Views: 5895

Questions regarding lac/trp operons

... of the merodiploid contains an inactive CAP binding site, CAP-cAMP complex won't be able to bind to the site, ... produce trp) attenuation will not occur (because the ribosome stalls at attenuator, antiterminator forms, transcription ...

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by operon
Thu Mar 08, 2007 7:32 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Questions regarding lac/trp operons
Replies: 2
Views: 5314

The Fiber Disease

... some information copied from the Wikipedia website. The pertinent info is in red. My comments ... RNA or mRNA. This in turn is translated on the ribosome into an amino acid chain or polypeptide. ... nascent polypeptide from the ribosome due to binding of release factors in the absence of cognate ...

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by codon blue
Mon Dec 11, 2006 12:46 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6265545
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